DeKalb County Farm Stroll planned Aug. 17

University of Illinois Extension DeKalb County has organized a free, family-friendly event called the DeKalb County Farm Stroll.

It is a self-guided tour of several diversified family farms in DeKalb County to be held from noon to 5 p.m. Aug. 17. There will be tours, demonstrations and of course fresh local food sampling and sales. While the stroll is a free event, bring some cash to purchase food or other items at the farms.

Participating in this year’s Farm Stroll are:

• Beeutiful Bounty Farms, 13875 Barber Greene Road, Sycamore

• Waterman Winery, 11582 Waterman Road, Waterman

• Walnut Grove Vocational, 33600 Pearl St., Kirkland

• Whiskey Acres Distilling & Co., 11504 Keslinger Road, DeKalb

• Gehrke Farmstead, 15568 Route 23, DeKalb

• Theis Farms, 6N953 County Line Road, Maple Park

Information about each farm and the times of tours and activities can be found on the DeKalb County Extension website at web.extension.illinois.edu/bdo. Event brochures are available at the DeKalb County Extension office, 1350 W. Prairie Drive in Sycamore before the event.

For questions, call Extension office at 815-758-8194.

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